Extended Exceptions

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- Recently, a friend shared a story in response to an article I had written in Tamil titled, "The Velocity of Truth is Patience," recounting one of his life experiences in the corpo... Read More

Duplicity of Our Talk

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- Whatever the political compulsions may be, India's abstention from the recent UN resolution calling for an "immediate, durable and sustained humanitarian truce leading to cessatio... Read More

Divisive Forces on the Prowl

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- A bomb blast that killed three people including a child and seriously injured more than 50 at a prayer convention of Yahovah Witnesses (a Christian sect) at Kalamassery in Kerala ... Read More

Legalising Kickbacks

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- Money and muscle power play an important role in Indian elections is well-known. The monies spent on campaigns by candidates in Parliament and Assembly elections are invariably ma... Read More

More Work, Less Productivity

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- Picture this. A middle-aged woman getting up early in the morning. As soon as she freshens up, she heads to the kitchen. From making bed tea for her husband and in-laws, to cookin... Read More

Breaking Barriers: Sudha Varghese Sets Example

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- In the early 1980s, after residing in various places in Patna, I eventually settled down on Road No. 14 in Rajendra Nagar, very close to Bahadurpur Gumti, a level-crossing where o... Read More

A Dynamic Synodal Journey

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- A month-long Synod on Synodality assembly, convened by Pope Francis, concluded on the 28th October evening. There were 365 synod members who discussed and discerned on communion, ... Read More

Winds of Change

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- The XVI Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops concluded in Rome on 29 October 2023. On all counts, it was a historic event: a grace-filled moment in a journey which be... Read More

Synod Makes a Step Forward

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- The 40-plus page report released at the conclusion of the first stage of the 'Synod on Synodality' on October 29 sets the tone for the final stage of the Synod to be held in Octob... Read More

Bob's Banter by Robert Clements Pretty Boys Without Makeup...!

NEW DELHI, Nov. 6 -- The bearded village chief and his bald deputy walked to the edge of the village for their weekly conference. This way they kept away from prying eyes and snooping ears. His bald d... Read More